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    David Gibeaut has a passion for cardiac nursing

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    David Gibeaut has known cardiac nursing was the field for him. For the last eight years, David has helped care for patients at Mon Health Medical Center, including those who come through the catheterization lab. “I enjoy working with people especially in healthcare and the interventional field,” he said. “My job is being with the … Continued

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    Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital Auxiliary holds annual dinner

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    The annual Theresa Snaith Hospital Auxiliary Getting-To-Know-You Dinner was held on Monday, May 13 at the Broad Street U.M. Church. This is the annual general membership meeting for the group. The Auxiliary provides help and gifts to Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital (SJMH). Auxiliary President Julia Spelsberg welcomed the auxiliary members to the event with a … Continued

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    Amanda Landis takes pride in being part of Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital

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    After many years of working on the clinical side of healthcare, Amanda Landis, RN, has found her niche and passion at Mon Health Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital as the staff educator. “I enjoy caring for others, especially in the community I live in but I’ve always wanted to be an educator in some form,” she … Continued

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    Cancer Patient Rings Bell to End Chemo Treatments

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    At the end of their chemotherapy journeys, Mon Health Zelda Stein Weiss Cancer Center patients ring a bell. Donated by a former cancer patient, the bell signifies the end of a difficult season and the beginning of a new one. Russell Yoney, of Mt. Morris, Pennsylvania, celebrated what he hopes to be his final visit … Continued

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    Mon Health Medical Center Offers Innovative Virtual Reality Art Therapy to Combat Opioid Abuse and Reduce Pain

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    Mon Health Medical Center, a leading community hospital in Morgantown, West Virginia, is creating a meaningful impact for its patients undergoing surgery, opioid addiction, and soon cancer treatment through its new virtual reality arts program. The innovative therapy is currently implemented within Urology with plans to introduce it in the infusion center as well as … Continued

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    Lewis County students complete Stonewall Academy at Stonewall Jackson Hospital

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    A dozen local students recently completed several days of education at the Stonewall Academy of Mon Health Stonewall Jackson Hospital. The academy was coordinated by Amanda Landis, RN, and held during the week of April 16 at Stonewall Jackson Hospital for Lewis County middle school students. The academy is an opportunity for the hospital to … Continued

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    Nurse Ramona Nicholas goes the extra mile for Mon Health Medical Center patients

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    As a middle schooler, Ramona Nicholas, RN, chose her career path when she read about Florence Nightingale – the founder of modern nursing. Decades later, she’s cared for patients across her home state, eventually landing on the Medicine Unit at Mon Health Medical Center. Her nursing career started in 1980 with a nursing degree from … Continued

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    Nursing is Leah Bowen’s True Calling

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    Morgantown native Leah Bowen knew nursing was her true calling. But it was while she was enrolled in a college graduate program for education. “I opted to go the education route first but ultimately decided that my true calling was nursing,” she said. “When my grandmother was sick, I helped take care of her. My … Continued

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    Stonewall Jackson Hospital’s Jim Paugh Dedicated to Helping Patient Experience

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    Jim Paugh has been named Mon Health Stonewall Jackson Hospital’s Employee of Month for November 2018. Jim was nominated for the award by his co-workers. “Jim willingly accepts all additional tasks and consistently goes above and beyond to always exceed customer and patient expectations,” one co-worker said. “He is dedicated to providing a safe environment … Continued

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    Mon Health Medical Center Nurse Kelley Moody Takes Pride in Caring for Patients

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    Each morning as nurse Kelley Moody gets ready for her job at Mon Health Medical Center, she reflects on a small round object – her grandmother’s nursing school pin. “This pin is at least 50 years old,” Kelley said. “It was my grandmothers who went to nursing school at St. Luke’s School of Nursing over … Continued